Wabash National Corporation Announces Management Changes
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Jan. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation
(NYSE:WNC) today announced a number of management changes to support the
company's ongoing growth as a diversified industrial manufacturer.
"2013 was a year of great progress and achievement for Wabash National as we
attained new levels of performance in many areas of our business," said Dick
Giromini, President and Chief Executive Officer. "These new appointments
recognize individuals for solid performance and effective leadership that will
continue to drive the company's success."
Jeff Taylor has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
Officer. Mr. Taylor served as Acting Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
since June 1, 2013. He joined Wabash National as Vice President of Finance and
Investor Relations in July 2012.
Don Hurtt, formerly Director of Tax and Assistant Treasurer, has been named
Vice President of Tax and Treasurer. In this position, Mr. Hurtt will continue
to lead all aspects of the company's tax and treasury functions. He has held
various positions of increasing responsibility since joining Wabash National
Tom Rodak has been appointed Vice President of Corporate Marketing after
serving as Director of Corporate Marketing since September 2010. Mr. Rodak
will continue to provide leadership and oversight for marketing activities
across the growing enterprise.
Dustin Smith, formerly Director of Manufacturing for Commercial Trailer
Products, Van Operations, has been appointed Vice President of Manufacturing
for Commercial Trailer Products, Van Operations. Mr. Smith joined Wabash
National in May 2007 as Manager of Finance for Van Operations and transitioned
to his most recent appointment in operations management in March 2012.
Sean Kenney has been named Vice President of Sales for Commercial Trailer
Products. Mr. Kenney rejoined the company in July 2010 as Director of Sales
for Van Operations and will continue leading all Commercial Trailer Products
sales strategy efforts.
About Wabash National Corporation
Headquartered in Lafayette, Ind., Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) is a
diversified industrial manufacturer and North America's leading producer of
semi trailers and liquid transportation systems. Established in 1985, the
company specializes in the design and production of dry freight vans,
refrigerated vans, platform trailers, intermodal equipment, liquid tank
trailers, frac tanks, engineered products, and composite products. Wabash
National's operations are largely organized under three wholly owned
subsidiaries: Transcraft Corporation, Walker Group Holdings LLC and Wabash
National Trailer Centers, Inc. Its innovative products are sold under the
following brand names: Wabash National®, Transcraft®, Benson®, DuraPlate®,
ArcticLite®, Walker Transport, Walker Stainless Equipment, Walker Defense
Group, Walker Barrier Systems, Walker Engineered Products, Brenner® Tank,
Beall ®, Garsite, Progress Tank, TST®, Bulk Tank International and Extract
Technology®. Visit www.wabashnational.com to learn more.
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